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Reach of subsidies is critical issue for health reform plan

New York Times, July 27, 2009

Lawmakers and consumer groups are concerned that many Americans would not be able to afford health insurance even if they are required to have coverage. The major healthcare bills in Congress would require coverage and all of them also provide some level of assistance for lower-income people. But the question of how to make insurance affordable for all Americans is one of the difficult issues facing Congress.